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- Pitch Type:Fastball Only
- Ball Type:Baseballs, Softballs
- Top Speed:Actual 75 MPH or More
- Throws more than 7 balls per minute, executing hundreds of liners, grounders, pop-ups, and flies in less than an hour
- Reliable accuracy conditions players quickly and eliminates errant hits and player waiting time during fielding drills
- Performs tough defensive drills such as throwing high, vertical pop-ups to catchers and sending balls to the wall to improve play at the warning track and fence
- Recommended use with Tuffy Dimple Balls
- Variable speed control pitches fastballs up to 75 mph
- 5 year limited warranty
ATEC Power Hummer Pitching Machine
This is the machine that the ATEC Advisory Staff members rave about the most. The Power Hummer makes the fungo the thing of the past. As well as throwing great fastballs and change-ups, this machine can send 7 balls to 7 fielders in under one minute. The Power Hummer also executes warning track and fence timing drills like no other.
ATEC training equipment is used daily by every team in the Major Leagues. ATEC is also the top choice of baseball and fastpitch coaches of collegiate, high school and youth league programs across the nation. For more than 35 years, ATEC has designed and manufactured precision training machines and equipment. Meeting the training needs of teams and individuals, at home in the backyard or on the practice field, ATEC has earned an unmatched reputation for performance, accuracy and durability.
ATEC pitching machines can be a very important part of a coaches or parents’ practice with their players or children. Experienced baseball and softball players use these hitting machines to hone their swinging technique or defensive skills and can learn to hit all types of breaking balls with effectiveness on these powerful pitching machines. Younger players will develop much faster using pitching machines as it gives them an opportunity to work on the proper mechanics without fear of wild pitches and injury or having to hit off of coaches who “lob” the ball. First and foremost teaching the proper mechanics is the most important part of coaching youth baseball and then practicing those mechanics over and over again using the proper equipment including pitching machines follows that. Buying an ATEC pitching machine should be a long term investment, so you want to make sure you take the time to pick the right machine.
An ATEC pitching machine (also in some parts of the country called batting machines, baseball machines, hitting machines, etc..) is a must have for a serious baseball or softball team and can be very beneficial to help an individual player. ATEC pitching machines throw consistent strikes and can throw a wide variety of pitches allowing a hitter to focus on their hitting mechanics, which is the most important thing when learning to hit. ATEC pitching machines come with a wide variety of features and come at a wide variety of price points, so do your research to make sure you are getting the right pitching machine for you.